List of Taxable property within the Corporation of Fredericksburg for the Year 1814 John Metcalfe Commissioner Revenue

* (FN) notes a Free Negro in the orginal listing. Trades and locations are also occasionally listed.
Names of Persons White Males Free Negro Slaves Horses Dogs Coaches Stages Chair Amt Tax
Chargeable with tax >16 Males >16 >16 12-16yrs # # 2 wheels $
Adams, Thomas B 2 9 1 7.32
Ashby, Vivion 1
Austen, Charles 2 4 3 1 200 5.96
Almond, David 1 4 3.16
Allen, William 1 4 3.16
Aminadab (FN) 1 1.50
Allison, George 1 1 1.71
Barker, William 1 6 1 2 5.95
Bramhall, Benjamin 1 1 1 1.00
Blaydes & Samuel 2 1 1 1.58
Baggott, George 1 4 1 3.37
Buckner, Elias 1
Brown, William 1 1 .21
Boors, Mrs 1 .79
Brownlow, John 1 1 .21
Buck, Anthony 1 4 1 1 4.16
Beck, James 1 2 1.58
Blair, James U 1 1 .79
Blair, David 1
Baily, Gordon 1
Baggott, James 1
Brooke, William 1 6 1 5 80 450 13.33
Barton, William 1 1 1 1 2.00
Baggott, Charles 1 1 .79
Baggott, George Jr 1 1 .79
Benson, John B 1 2 1 1 2.58
Blanton, John 2 1 .79
Bookman, John H 1 1 1 100 1.67
Brown, James Est 2 1.58
Brown, John 1
Bowden, William 1 1.50
Bedford, William 1 1.50
Brown, Hugh 1 1 2.50
Anderson, Daniel
Butler, William 1 1 2.29
Bundy, Alexr 1 1 2.29
Bundy, John 1 1.50
Cary, Thomas 4 2 80 7.09
Campbell, Walter 1 1.50
Colson, Thomas 1 4 5 5.71
Coakley, John 1 1 .79
Campbell, Donald 2 3 2.37
Cox, George 1 1 .79
Chewning, Samuel 2 2 2 3.16
Christy, Joseph 2 2 1 2 3.79
Carmichael, James 2 5 1 3 75 250 11.37
Crump, John 3 4 2 1 4.95
Colhoun, John A 1
Caldwell, William 1 2 1.58
Cady, Ebenezer 1
Carter, John 1 1 .79
Cary, Roger 1 1 1 1.00
Cooke, James 2 2 1 1 3.37
Coupar, Robert 1
Courtney, Lewis 1 1 4 1.63
Custis, Edmund 2 2 1.58
Clarke, Charles 1 1 .79
Clarke, Benjamin 1 3 2.37
Crawford, Martha 1 .79
Chew, Robert S 1 5 3 4.58
Page 1 61 14 96 14 42 6 $137.98
Campione, John 1
Chambers, Susan 1 .79
Copenhagen, John 1
Crosby, Thomas 1 1 .79
Carter, Joseph 1
Chew, Ann 5 3.95
Carter, Charles L 1 5 3 3 1 7.95
Chewning, Tinsley 1 1 1 1 1.79
Camp, Thomas 1 1 .79
Coyle, David C 1 2 1 3.29
Drinnan, James 1 2 1 2.37
Draper, Robert 2 1 .79
Dade, Elizabeth 2 1.58
Donelly, Andrew 2
Daniel, Thomas 1 1 1 1.00
Douton, James 1
Donaldson, Adam 1
Davis, Peter 1 3 2.37
Day, Benjamin 1 3 2 180 6.12
Doggett, Mrs 1 .79
Debaptist, Benjamin 3 1 2 200 9.04
Dishman, David 1 1.50
Edelen, John B 1
Ellis, George 1
Emerson, William 1 1 2 1.21
French, George 1 8 2 2 2 100 13.65
Fales, Stephen 2
French, William 1 2 1 1 2.79
French, James 1 3 2 1 3.79
French, Robert 1
Fulcomb, Henry 1
Fitchett, John 1
Fry, George 1 1 1 1.00
Farish, Hazlewood 1 5 7 5.42
Ferneyhough, Caty 1 .79
Frank 1 1.50
Ferguson, James 1 1.50
Ferguson, James Jr 1 1.50
Goodwin, Thomas 2 7 3 300 9.99
Gallagher, James 2
Guthrie, Bartlett 1 1 .79
Garner, John 1 1 .79
Gregory, William A 1 1 .21
Gregory, Walter 1 1 .79
Gray, Willm F 1 1 .79
Grotz, John 1
Gordon, William 2 2 2 3.16
Green, Timothy 1 3 2.37
Gallop, Alexr 1
Gaunt, Arhcibd 1
Gore, Jacob 1
Giger, Charles 1
Green, Henry 1
Goolrick, John 2 2 1.58
Green, John W 2 6 1 50 5.83
Grayham, Mrs 3 2.37
Page 2 52 8 75 12 30 5 $106.52
Green & Cady (one printing press at $4/yr) 20.00
Gundy, Solomon (at Youngs) 1 1.50
Grayson, William 1 1.50
Gayton, Henry 1 1 1.71
Howison, Samuel 1 2 1.58
Henderson, David 3 8 1 2 7.53
Hall, Elisha 2 6 1 3 6.16
Hardia, William 2 2 2 100 2.67
Hudgin, Elvia 1 .79
Hanley, John 1
Hammond, George 1 1 1 1.00
Heath, James 1 5 2 5.53
Herndon, Dabney 1 5 1 4.16
Hall, John (Sarah pays) 1
Howard, William 1 1 .79
Hord, Peter 1
Hooten, Benjamin 1
Hill, John K 1 3 1 2.58
Hodges, John 1
Hord, Susan 1 .79
Howard, William (at Wm Butlers) 1 1.50
Hollinger, Edmund 3 1 5.29
James, Ann 1 .79
Johnston, James 1 1 .79
Jones, Isaac 1 2 1 1.79
Johnston, Richard 1 3 2 3 4.58
Johnston, Richard Jr 1 1 1 1.58
Jones, James R 1
Jones, Letitia 1 .79
Johnston, Charles 1 1 .79
Johnston, Richd L 1
Johnston, Ann 1 .79
Jackson, Samuel B 1 1 .79
Jones, Samuel 1 1 2 1.21
Jones, Charles 1
Johnston, Jane 4 3.16
Jackson, Ceasar 1 2 6 4.34
Jones, Billy 1 2 1.92
Know, William A 3 3 1 1 3.37
Kennady, Henry 1
King, Henry 1
Keaton, Jarret 1
King, Isaac 1 1 .21
Lomax, Martha 3 2.37
Legg, Thomas 1
Lucas, Fielding 2 6 2 3 6.95
Lewis, Robert 1 6 1 2 5.95
Lucas, Zachh 1 3 1 3 250 7.37
Lear, John 1
Long, Joshua 1 1 .21
Ledwidge, John 1
Lewis, William 1
Lipscomb, Philip 1 2 2 2 3.58
Lewis, Benjamin 1
Lipscomb, Stapleton L 1 1 .79
Lesley, Joseph 1
Lewis, Mildred 2 1.58
Lewis, Nancy 1 .79
Page 3 48 9 82 14 38 $121.57
Lewis, John 1 1.50
Liverpool, James 1 1.50
Lewis, Billy 1 1 1.71
Metcalfe, John 1 4 3.16
Maury, Butler 1
Morton, William 1
Maury, Fontaine 1
Mark, John 3 1 100 1.67
Martin, Joseph F 1
Marston, Mordecai 1 1 .79
Minor, Garrot 1 4 1 2 60 5.04
Marquess, Samuel 2 1 1 .79
Marshall, Horace 1 8 1 5 500 12.99
Mackey, Robert 3 10 1 5 750 17.32
McWilliams, Andrew 1 2 1.58
Mills, John 1
Mundell, John 1 2 1 1.79
Murray & Mandell 1 .79
McCoul, Ann 2 1 1.79
Murphy, James 1
Myers, Joshua 1 1 5 1.84
McGhee, Wiley 1 1 .21
Mullen, Charles 1
Meredith, Edwin D 1
Mercer, Hugh 1 7 3 6.16
Mercer, John 1 1 .21
Murphy, John 1
Martin, William 1
Merchant, James 1
Moss, John 1 1.50
Minor, Jack 1 1 2.50
Matthew, Battey 1 2 1.92
Monroe, Toney Doctr 1 1 2 2.71
Mayer, Philip 1 1 .79
Norwood, George 2 3 4 5.53
Newby, James 5 1 4 150 250 10.08
Noble, John 1 1 .79
Owens, Samuel 1 2 1.58
Patterson, John 2
Patton, Robert 3 1 .79
Pearson, William 4 5 1 4.74
Pusy, Ann 1
Payne, E 1
Peacock, Richard 1 3 2 50 6.12
Pollard, Joseph 1 1 1 1.58
Parrott, Robert 1 2 1 2.37
Proctor, Thomas 1 1 .79
Pitman, Peter 1 1 1 1.58
Pope, William 1
Parke, Benjamin 2 5 2 5.53
Pilcher, Frederick 1 4 3 1 5.74
Pritchard, Edward 1 2 1.58
Phillips, Samuel 1
Phillips, Henry T 1
Pomprey, Spotswood 1
Page 4 59 7 82 18 37 1 $119.85
Rawlins, John H 1
Richards, Geo B & Co 2
Redd, Joseph B 2 1 .21
Richards, Robert 1 1 .79
Robb, Patrick 1
Richards, John 1
Rothrock, George 1 3 1 3.37
Raymond, H & C 1 3 2 1 4.16
Roberts, Will J 1 2 1 1 1 3.58
Rollins, Samuel 1
Robinson, John 1 3 2.37
Ridley, William 1
Ratcliff, Richard 1
Reader, Michael 3 2 1 1 2.58
Rootes, Thomas R Jr 1 7 2 5.95
Rose, Alexr F 1 3 1 80 3.25
Rogers, Judith 2 1.58
Ross, Colin & James 2 3 2 200 3.96
Ross, John 1
Ross, John 1 1.50
Rollins, David 1 1.50
Reeves, Allen 1 1.50
Richards, John Jr 1
Smith, John Jr 1 5 2 4.37
Stone, William S 1 7 1 3 400 12.78
Stocus, Edward 1
Smith, David 1 1 .79
Smock, James 3 5 1 2 120 5.93
Sweeney, Morgan 2 1 .79
Spilman, Peter 8 3 2.37
Slaughter, Lawrence 1 1 .21
Scott, John 1 6 5 5 80 10.40
Stimson, William 1 2 1.58
Suthard, William 1
Stanard, Robert 1 3 1 1 80 400 9.87
Snow, Thomas 1 1 .79
Stairs, Jacob 1 1 .21
Shultice, John L 1 2 1 2.37
Smock, William 3 4 1 3.95
Spooner, Geo W B 1 2 2 3.16
Sexsmith, Mary 1 .79
Shepherd, J H C 1 1 1 1.58
Shepherd, John M 1
Smock, Peter 1 2 2 1 3.00
Simpson, Gerard 1
Smith _________ 1
Simpson, Jessee 1
Stevenson, Carter L 2 2 1 1 1 3.58
Stone, William S 1 3 2 2.79
Smock, Esme 1 2 1 2.37
Snyder, William 1
Slater, James 1
Stevens, Mrs 1 .79
Stanard, Mrs 3 1 2.58
Stewart, Charles 1 1 1 1.00
Stocus, Armistead 1 1 1.71
Starr, Anthony 1 2 1 2.92
Page 5 66 5 85 21 34 5 $118.99
Thornton, Presley 1
Triplett, John R 1 1 1 100 1.67
Thompson, William 1
Thom, Reuben T 2 1 2 2.37
Timberlake, Joseph 1
Taliaferro, Francis 1 2 2 3.16
Terrier, Philip 1 7 4 1 8.90
Thompson, Samuel 1 2 1.58
Thornton, George 1
Taylor, Archd R 1 1 1 1.00
Taylor, William Est 3 2.37
Thornton, Richard B 1
Thornton, Lucey 2 1.58
Tate, Patrick 1
Taylor, Thomas 1 1 .79
Timberlake, John U 1
Taylor, John 1
Thornton, Anthony 2 4 1 4 1 300 9.62
Taliaferro, Lavis W 1 2 300 4.25
Taylor, Ned 1 1 1.71
Victor, John 1 1 .79
Victor, Edwd B 1 1.00
Voss, Nicholas 2 1 1
Turner, Zephiniah 1
Williams, Jacob 1
Ware, Thomas 1 1 2 2.37
Washington, Samuel 2 9 3 5 1 11.53
Wellford, William 3 3 2.37
White, Henry 2 4 1 4.16
Walker, Harris 2
Woodford, William & Co 2 7 1 1 6.53
Whiting, John 1 1 .79
Wright, Thomas T 2 1 .79
Williams, William 1
Weidemeyer, John M 2 1 2 2.37
Waugh, Travers 1
Walker, Alexander 5 7 3 1 300 13.44
Williams, James 1
Wells, William 1 2 1.58
West, Isaac 1
Walker, Joseph 1 2 1 2.37
Wellford, Robert 2 4 2 3.58
Wood, Silas & Co 1 1 1 1.00
Woodard, Eliza 1 .79
Wiands, William 1
Williams, Abram 1 1 2.29
Williams, John 1
Wellford, John S 1 7 1 3 300 10.78
Wilson, Samuel B 1 .79
Webb, Jack 1 1.50
Webb, Billy 1 1.50
Webster, George 1 1.50
West, James 2 2 4.58
Webb, James 1 1.50
Yeatman, Meredith 1 3 2 180 6.52
Young, Nimrod 1 1 .79
Young, James 3 12 10.27
Zachary 1 1.50
Page 6 64 9 98 22 26 3 $137.98

Recapitulation
Page White Males Negro Males Slaves Horses Dogs Amt Tax
>16 >16 >16 12-16yrs # # $
Page 1 61 14 96 14 42 6 $137.98
Page 2 52 8 75 12 30 5 $106.52
Page 3 48 9 82 14 38 +P Press $121.57
Page 4 59 7 82 18 37 1 $119.85
Page 5 66 5 85 21 34 5 $118.99
Page 6 64 9 98 22 26 3 $137.98
Hugh Mercer Ferry rent for ($200) p annum $2.67
Total 350 52 518 101 207 20 $745.56

Page Slaves Horses Coaches Stages Giggs Bridges & Ferries Printing Free Male Negroes
>16 >12 >16
1 96 14 40 $12.91 $4.35 14
2 76 11 30 $14.82 $.67 8
3 82 14 38 $4.58 $.67 4 9
4 82 18 37 $9.08 $13.74 $2.76 7
5 85 21 34 $14.66 $4.94 5
6 $5.33 $17.82 $.67 $2.67 9
Total 519 100 205 $41.98 $50.96 $14.06 $2.67 4 52

Summary
52 Free Male Mulatoes & Negroes $1.50 $78.00
619 Slaves @ 79 $489.01
207 Horses @ 21 $43.47
1 Ferry $2.67
1 Printing Press $20.00
Tax on carriages $92.41
20 Dogs @ 100 $20.00
Total $745.56

Jno Metcalfe Comr Revenue

I John Metcalfe have examined the foregoing list of property subject to taxation and find the same to be correctly stated.
Given under my hand this 25 day of May 1814
Jno Metcalfe, Com Revenue



Last Updated on 11 December 2006
Entered by Gary Stanton
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